Posts Categorized: Straw

The Difference Between Straw And Hay

August 3rd, 2016 - SEOTERIC
Hay bales stacked in a field

Many people are unsure what the differences are between straw and hay. Even those from rural America can get the two confused. The following information should help you better understand how the two differ and how they are made. Understanding the differences will help you decide what you need to purchase depending on the purpose for which you are buying.

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Hay Or Straw Can Benefit Chickens In 4 Ways

July 11th, 2016 - SEOTERIC

Providing hay or straw to chickens is not a very common practice, but some would be surprised to know it could be good for them. Feeding them hay or straw is a cost effective way to supply food and entertainment. Using a bale in your chicken run also has surprising benefits. The following will further explain four benefits of utilizing hay or straw bales for chickens.

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Choose Your Livestock’s Hay Carefully

April 6th, 2016 - SEOTERIC

Sheep, goats, cattle, and horses are usually fed hay during the winter when fields do not have much for them to forage. Finding variety, quality, and availability of good hay can take up a lot of your time if you do not know how to plan well. Learning about the available types and finding good sources makes your life easier while you wait for spring and its grass filled pastures.

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